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          The Kayonan 

Inviting harmony and balance to the home.
Representing the The Cosmic Mountain (Mount Meru) and the Javanese Tree of  Life.
The Kayonan in Balinese Wayang puppet theater contains highly valuable spiritual lessons through the five elements of nature, namely earth, water, fire, wind and space. All things in nature is a combination of the five elements.
In Balinese wayang shadow theatre the Kayonan is the first and last puppet seen on stage. As it dances it symbolizes this living tradition of storytelling that deeply explains and entertains, morally educates and brings communities together.

Wayang Kulit ( shadow puppetry: This traditional form of storytelling, known as Wayang Kulit, has been recognized by UNESCO as a Masterpiece of Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity.


This Wayang Kulit puppet, a heritage piece, is displayed with honor in a museum-quality frame. Protected by an anti-microbial, acid-free cover, it resists time’s wear. Hand-painted on buffalo leather, each color and stroke narrates the rich traditions and the artisan’s mastery. A legacy captured in color and material, it epitomizes the dedication to preserving such craftsmanship. Recognized by UNESCO, it’s a cultural treasure

Kayonan (Gunungan)

SKU: P001
€400.00 Regular Price
€360.00Sale Price
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